a camp or base in an isolated part of the Arctic or Antarctic, manned by specialists to monitor the weather, geological formations, wildlife, etc.
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- ice shelf,
- ice show,
- ice skate,
- ice skater,
- ice skating,
- ice storm,
- ice tongs,
- ice tongue,
- ice water,
- ice wine
Origin of ice station
First recorded in 1965–70
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a scientific research station in polar regions, where ice movement, weather, and environmental conditions are monitored
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